Insect and Bug ID forum→Caterpillar/worm feasting on my holiday cactus?

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Name: Bria
Northern VA (Zone 7a)
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Bschmuck
Jan 3, 2021 6:08 PM CST
Hey I just realized there is a bug ID forum!

There are holes in most of the basal stems in my Holiday cactus shipped from CA. With a flashlight I finally spotted this guy.

Can anyone ID? Thanks for the help!
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Name: Bria
Northern VA (Zone 7a)
Houseplants Birds
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Bschmuck
Jan 5, 2021 3:37 PM CST
I figured it out. Seems to be larvae of European Pepper Moth, Duponchelia fovealis.

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